Final Decisions will be sent out during the Notification Deadline on 1 August 2024!
All Tracks are currently under the review process.

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Prof. Yong Tang
Extraordinary Professor at the Centre for Complex Systems in Transition (CST),
Stellenbosch University, South Africa
Fellow of Stellenbosch Institute for Advanced Study (STIAS)
Visiting Professor at the Addis Abeba Institute of Technology, Ethiopia
Fellow of the African Academy of Sciences (FAAS)
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Prof. Yong Tang
DST-NRF SARChI Chair Rated Research Professor in Innovation Studies,
Tshwane University of Technology, South Africa
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Let the EAI Community help you build your career with collaborative research, objective evaluation, and fair recognition:

About ICAST 2024

The conference is designed in such a way to address societal problems and it is a platform for scientists and engineers from different background come together and discuss. More generally, the conference scope is on the advancement of science, engineering, and technology towards sustainable development.


We welcome contributions from the following fields:

ICAST 2024 will have seven main tracks:

Track 1: AI, Machine Learning, and its Applications

Track 2: Advances in Electrical, Electronics and Computer Engineering

Track 3: Advancements in Manufacturing and Mechanization Systems

Track 4: Advances in Materials Science and applications

Track 5: Process Industries for Sustainable Development

Track 6: Renewable and Green Energy Technologies

Track 7: Sustainable Infrastructure and Built Environment


All papers from Track 1 (AI, Machine Learning, and its Applications) and Track 2 (Advances in Electrical, Electronics and Computer Engineering) will be submitted for publication in EAISICC.

All papers from Track 3 to Track 7 will be submitted for publication in Green Energy and Technology.

All registered papers will be submitted for publishing by Springer and made available through SpringerLink Digital Library.

Proceedings will be submitted for inclusion in leading indexing services, such as Web of Science, Compendex, Scopus, DBLP, EU Digital Library, IO-Port, MatchSciNet, Inspec and Zentralblatt MATH.

All accepted authors are eligible to submit an extended version in a fast track of:

By paying an additional $150, authors can publish their articles in the EAI Endorsed Transactions journal selected by the conference (Scopus and Ei-indexed). 

The article’s publication is subject to the following requirements:  
– It must be an extended version of the conference paper with a different title and abstract. In general, 30% of new content must be added.
– The article will be processed once the conference proceedings have been published.
– The article will be processed using the fast-track option.
– Once the conference proceedings are published, the corresponding author should contact us at [email protected] with the details of their article to begin processing.

Additional publication opportunities:

About EAI

This event is organized by EAI.

EAI – European Alliance for Innovation is a non-profit organization and a professional community established in cooperation with the European Commission to empower the global research and innovation, and to promote cooperation between European and International ICT communities.

EAI’s vision is to foster excellence in research and innovation on the principles of transparency, objectivity, equality, and openness. Our guiding principle is community cooperation to create better research, provide fair recognition of excellence and transform best ideas into commercial value proposition.

EAI‘s mission is to create an environment that rewards excellence transparently, and builds recognition objectively regardless of age, economic status or country of origin, where no membership fees or closed door committees stand in the way of your research career.

Through these shared values, EAI leads the way toward advancing the world of research and innovation, empowering individuals and institutions for the good of society to fully benefit from the digital revolution.

Important dates

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Previous ICAST editions

2023 – Bahir Dar, Ethiopia
2022 – Bahir Dar, Ethiopia
2021 – Bahir Dar, Ethiopia
2020 – Bahir Dar, Ethiopia
2019 – Bahir Dar, Ethiopia
2018 – Bahir Dar, Ethiopia
2017 – Bahir Dar, Ethiopia
2016 – Bahir Dar, Ethiopia


Flyer of EAI ICAST 2024

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